See and Do

Weekend Picks – MLK Weekend

Cheers to the weekend – and it’s a long one! 

Museum admission is free

How lucky are we?  The ICA, Gardner Museum, Franklin Park Zoo and MFA are all free on Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Day!

Lower Mills Tavern has a new winter menu

Chef Cara Nance has revealed her new winter menu made with fresh local ingredients!  Enjoy seasonal items like the winter panzanella salad; beef & barley soup; and a homestyle meatball sandwich! Start off with some appetizers like harissa-roasted cauliflower, or fried green tomato sliders.  For more details on LMT’s new menu visit here! 

Bred Gourmet Turns 5

Five years ago, Tamo Barrow opened Bred Gourmet and has been serving up some of the best burgers around! Help them celebrate this weekend! This wildly popular Lower Mills spot serves ’em up just the way you like them – like the Bred Classic made with grass fed beef, American cheese, applewood smoked bacon and chipotle lime aioli served on a brioche bun. Pair with one of their many beers available in bottle or on draught! Bred also serves wine too!

Get in shape

Warrior Fitness is now officially open at South Bay Mall.  Located right next door to Starbucks, Warrior Fitness offer kickboxing classes for kids, teens and adults. You can check out their full schedule here!

Brunch O’Clock

A long weekend means an extra day of brunch!  The Bowery Bar and Lucy’s American Tavern will be open at 10am for brunch on Monday!

Prohibition 100 years later

Friday marks the 100th anniversary of the start of Prohibition. To commemorate this “interesting” time in history, head to Boston Harbor Distillery for a Prohibition-era Manhattan and raise your glass to the fact that Prohibition is long gone. 

Chocolate Raspberry Truffle at Chill on Park

Treat yourself to a scoop (or two) of Chocolate Raspberry Truffle at Chill on Park.  This local favorite is only available for a limited time so get it before it’s gone.

Grand Opening Celebration of M & M BBQ

Celebrate the opening of M & M BBQ first brick and mortar restaurant at Dorchester Brewing Co on Monday, January 20th from 11:30am-1:30pm.  Enjoy a live DJ spinning tunes and you can purchase personalized merchandise onsite!

NFL Conference Championship on Sunday

3:05pm it’s the AFC conference championship with the Titans vs. the Chiefs.  At 6:40pm it’s the NFC conference championship with Packers vs. the 49’ers.  Just because the Patriots aren’t in it anymore doesn’t mean you can’t go out to watch the games right?  Especially because it’s a long weekend! Here are some places to watch in Dot! 

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Maureen Dahill

Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and Caught in Dot and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Hockey mom, yoga enthusiast, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.